Blogs



Blog: How to find and work with a GDPR compliant partner

David Fagan, solicitor and senior business consultant with Business Legal, writes on the upcoming EU General Data Protection Regulation.

Published 27 March 2018

NI Blog: This year’s budget - is provision for children with special educational needs at risk?

Brian Moss, solicitor at Worthingtons Solicitors with extensive experience in education law matters, writes on the upcoming budget.

Published 23 March 2018

Blog: Defining 'fraud'

Gavin Campbell, partner at BLM in Dublin, comments on the number of suspicious insurance claims in Ireland.

Published 20 March 2018

Blog: 'Committing' the homeless during Storm Emma — an improper use of the Mental Health Act 2001?

Mairead Leen, a recent UCC Masters in Law graduate with a keen interest in disability law and journalism (pictured), writes on the potential deprivation of liberty of some homeless people during Storm Emma.

Published 16 March 2018

Blog: Reviewing the proposed Irish gender pay gap legislation

Partner Catherine O'Flynn and associate Nuala Clayton of William Fry consider Ireland's proposed gender pay gap law.

Published 12 March 2018

Richard Grogan on employment law: Redundancy Payment Acts, 1967-2014

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes on the law concerning redundancy.

Published 9 March 2018

Irish Women Lawyers Association calls on the profession to #pressforchange

Cathy Smith, a barrister practising in employment and company law and a committee member of the Irish Women Lawyers Association, writes for Irish Legal News on International Women's Day.

Published 8 March 2018

Blog: Supreme Court judgment clears the way for abortion legislation

Mairead Enright, senior lecturer at Birmingham Law School and co-director of the Northern/Irish Feminist Judgments Project, writes for Irish Legal News on yesterday's Supreme Court ruling.

Published 8 March 2018

Blog: 2017 in the Commercial Court — a busy year

Seán Barton, head of the dispute resolution and litigation group at McCann FitzGerald, looks at last year in the Commercial Court.

Published 7 March 2018

NI Blog: Courts grapple with the 'right to be forgotten'

Fergal McGoldrick, solicitor in the media and defamation team at Carson McDowell, writes on the "right to be forgotten".

Published 5 March 2018

Blog: Personal insolvency is the best way forward

Cork solicitor Alan McGee writes on a number of existing schemes designed to solve the issue of distressed debt.

Published 1 March 2018

Richard Grogan on employment law: Employee absences due to weather conditions

In a timely blog, employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes on employee absences due to weather conditions, transport strikes or major incidents affecting travel or public safety.

Published 28 February 2018

Blog: Yet another case of cancer misdiagnosis

Karen Kearney, partner and medical negligence solicitor at Cantillons Solicitors in Cork, writes on the latest case of cancer misdiagnosis.

Published 27 February 2018

NI Blog: Primark employee awarded £47k in gender reassignment discrimination claim

Katie Buchanan, solicitor in the employment team at Worthingtons Solicitors, writes on a recent Employment Tribunal ruling.

Published 26 February 2018

Richard Grogan on employment law: Will lack of representation at unfair dismissal be finally resolved?

Employment law solicitor Richard Grogan of Richard Grogan & Associates writes on the issue of lack of representation in unfair dismissal cases.

Published 23 February 2018